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The Thistle and the Rose (Tudor Saga, #8) From the pen of the legendary historical novelist Jean Plaidy comes the story of Princess Margaret Tudor, whose life of tragedy, bloodshed, and scandal would rival even that of her younger brother, Henry VIII.Princess Margaret Tudor is the greatest prize when her father, Henry VII, negotiates the Treaty of Perpetual Peace with neighboring Scotland The betrothal is meant to end decades of bloody border wars, but it becomes a love match To Margaret s surprise, she finds joy in her marriage to the dashing James IV of Scotland, a man sixteen years her senior But the marriage, and the peace it brings to both nations, does not last When King James is struck down by the armies of Henry VIII, Margaret, Princess of England, but Queen of Scotland,finds herself torn between loyalty to the land and family of her birth and to that of her baby son, now King of the Scots She decides to remain in Scotland and carve out her own destiny, surviving a scandalous second marriage and battling with both her son and her brother to the very end Like all the Tudors, Margaret s life would be one of turmoil and controversy, but through her descendants, England and Scotland would unite as one nation, under one rule, and find peace. Best Download The Thistle and the Rose (Tudor Saga, #8) [ By ] Jean Plaidy [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – sneakerspear.co.uk

New Download Books The Thistle and the Rose (Tudor Saga, #8)Author Jean Plaidy – sneakerspear.co.uk
  • Mass Market Paperback
  • 318 pages
  • The Thistle and the Rose (Tudor Saga, #8)
  • Jean Plaidy
  • English
  • 07 May 2017
  • 0330024922

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  1. For a book that was number 8 in a series I d never heard of before, this actually worked very well as a stand alone book This is the story of Margaret of Scotland, older sister of King Henry VIII of England You generally don t see too many books about her, so this one was rather refreshing She d be considered a fairly modern woman by our standards, 3 marriages, 2 in defiance of her much married brother, of the Crown of Scotland to boot However, all 3 of those were doomed to failure, as For a book that was number 8 in a series I d never heard of before, this actually worked very well as a stand alone book This is the story of Margaret of Scotland, older sister of King Henry VIII of England You generally don t see too many books about her, so this one was rather refreshing She d be considered a fairly modern woman by our standards, 3 marriages, 2 in defiance of her much married brother, of the Crown of Scotland to boot However, all 3 of those were doomed to failure, as the poor woman had to endure disappointment in the guise of her husbands infidel...

  2. sigh Margaret Tudor is a horny, horny woman And kind of dumb, too, when she s being guided by her horniness Ooh, this guy s hot He ll be perfect for me What He cheated on me How dare he Ooh, this guy s hot He ll be perfect for me He ll love me and be faithful to me, unlike the last guy What He cheated on me How dare he Ooh, this guy s hot He ll be perfect for me He ll love me and b...

  3. Margaret Tudor Henry VIII s older sister was sent to Scotland when she was 12 or 13 to marry King James IV She fell immediately in love when she met him, but he died young, in battle In the years to come, she would fall easily in love and eventually be disappointed But, she always had her and James son, James V, to fight for the crown for I don t remember reading anything about Margaret before though it appears that I have, but it was a number of years ago , so this was quite interesting Margaret Tudor Henry VIII s older sister was sent to Scotland when she was 12 or 13 to marry King James IV She fell immediately in love when she met him, but he d...

  4. Margaret Tudor, older sister of King Henry VIII, leaves her home at the age of thirteen to become the wife of King James IV of Scotland Margaret, her brother, Henry, and her younger sister, Mary are definitely three of a kind All three let their passions lead them, and not their heads When Margaret marries the King of Scotland, she believes he d be as faithful to her as her miserly father was to her own mother, but when she finds he has several mistresses and illegitimate children, she feel Margaret Tudor, older sister of King Henry VIII, leaves her home...

  5. Princess Margaret, sister of Henry VIII, marries King James IV of Scotland at the age of 13 She becomes Queen of Scots and seals a peace agreement between England and Scotland.The story goes he is so handsome, she is so beautiful, and everything is so peachy until she finds out about his mistresses and illegitimate children At the age of 17, she gives birth to her first child, a son, and hopes that this will change everything and everything will be peachy and rosy again But it doesn t As sh Princess Margaret, sister of Henry VIII, marries King James IV of Scotland at the age of 13 She becomes Queen of Scots and seals a peace agreement between England and Scotland.The story goes he is so handsome, she is so beautiful, and everything is so peachy until she finds out about his mistresses and illegitimate children At the age of 17, she gives birth to her first child, a son, and hopes that this will change everything and everything will...

  6. Not in the same league as Gregory or Weir but I like learning about the loves and losses of Margaret Tudor, Henry s sister Those Tudors They must have been sooooo indulged as children She married 3 times divorced once Can t really think of anything wrong about the writing Would read her again.

  7. Decent story, covering events and a period I am not really familiar with, namely the life of Margaret Tudor in Scotland However, far too much emphasis on sex and Margaret s love life for my liking Not that there was anything graphic, it was just tiresome for her falling for one handsome man after another, and incessantly being reminded of how passionate she was.As such, it was hard to sympathize or relate to her as a whiny, sex mad overgrown spoiled brat who seemed incapable of realizing the Decent story, covering events and a period I am not really familiar with, name...

  8. This is a historical novel about King Henry VIII s older sister Margaret who is married off to Scotland I d read about Mary, the younger one, before, so i was interested to readabout this sister This familywow they were just so messed up There s so many books, movies and shows about them just because if they existed now, they d be the hit reality show The spoiled, self indulgent rich kids living off their daddy s money, who think that no rules apply to them Margaret seemed even mor This is a historical novel about King Henry VIII s older sister Margaret who is married off to Scotland I d read about Mary, the younger one, before, so i was interested to readabout this sister This familywow they were just so messed up There s so man...

  9. The POV in this story is weird and off putting It felt disjointed and skippy feeling It felt like it was a checklist of scenes that needed to put in, not a real narrative It was an example of telling, not showing I also found the characters really annoying They didn t ...

  10. Looking back through teenage reading journals my auntie had given this for christmas and I seem to have liked it.